Media and Intellectual Property
Pereira Neto | Macedo provides comprehensive legal service in the area of media, Internet, technology and intellectual property. It represents international clients doing business in Brazil, and Brazilian clients doing business in the country and abroad. Due to its highly specialized expertise in the field, the firm and its partners also provide expert opinions in cases involving complex technical and legal issues in the area. Areas of practice include business development in media and intellectual property, copyright, collecting societies and collective managament of intellectual property rights, contracts and other legal instruments related to media, trademarks, patents, litigation involving Internet related issues, start-ups, licensing and rights clearing, regulatory issues involving media, Internet, and telecommunications, privacy and data security, among others.
The area of media and intellectual property is also responsible for providing legal services in cases involving entertainment and sports law issues, includidng advertisement, audiovisual production, events, music, museums and foundations, rights clearing, publishing, sponsorship, finance and tax breaks, education, and project development.